Upcoming Talks


Racial Vision and Nazism: National Socialist Photographers, German Types and Racial Identity, 1933-45

November 11, 2019, CRW Comparative Research Workshop, Yale University

Racial Architectures: A Comparative Cultural Sociological Way of Tracking Racially Supremacist State Practice Over Time

September 24, 2019, Cultural Sociology Workshop, Harvard University

October 10, 2019, Cultural Sociology Workshop, New York University

Citizenship in Motion

November 21, 2019, Politics, History, and Society workshop. University of Chicago Department of Sociology

Past Talks (2018 - 2019)

Citizenship in Motion: Temporality, Territoriality and the Pesky Question of Indigeneity in an Ius Sanguinis Regime

August 12, 2019, American Sociological Association, Intersectional Approaches to Citizenship and the State panel, NYC

Dresden Will Never be Hiroshima

June 20 - 22, 2019, 26th International Conference of Europeanists (CES), Madrid

States of Exception: Racialized Welfare States and Regime Transitions in the Longue Durée

June 27-29, 2019, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE), NYC

The Rise of Populism and Authoritarianism and Its Impact on Freedom. June 29, 2019. SASE Special Event: Social Sciences for the Real World. Panel organizer and moderator [LINK to event and sign-up sheet]

Racial Architectures: Understanding Racially Supremacist State Practice and How to Study It

May 30, 2019, Sociology Department, Dartmouth University

Racial Vision

March 6, 2019, Symposium on the Unmarked, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy

March 15, 2019, Eastern Sociological Society Annual Meeting, Boston

Seeing Race Like a State

March 22, 2019, invited lecture to 10th grade assembly at Uncommon Charter School, Queens, NY

Dresden will never be Hiroshima: Facts and the memorialization of historical tragedy

Fri, November 09, 2018. 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM

At the Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association. Panel: The Politics of Memory & Memory's Influence on Politics, location tbd. Phoenix, Arizona, full schedule and address here.

Beyond Aryans: Making Germans in the Nazi Empire

Fri, August 10, 2018, 2:10pm - 3:40pm

At the Comparative & Historical Sociology Mini-Conference, University of Pennsylvania, full schedule and address here.


Archival Bodies: Epistemology and Historical Comparative Research

Sat, August 11, 2018, 8:30am - 10:10am

At the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Panel 1113 - Epistemology, Theory, and Method in Comparative Historical Sociology, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Level 100, 107AB